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A 70 Year Heritage in Nebraska

Sometimes a station’s call letters can tell you a lot about the city or area from which it broadcasts.  Today we say hello to our…

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Time in a POW Camp

By the end of WW II, Bill Shuck was in  POW camp with 9000 other English and American airman.  This is his story of time…

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Bailing Out of a Burning Plane

Bill Shuck’s B17 bomber had been struck by flack…and now he and the crew had to bail out of the burning plane to save their…

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The First Taste of War in a B-17

Today we say hello to listeners on two new affiliates, KBRF in Fergus Falls, MN and KIMn Gilette, WY.  Today’s features takes a look back…

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From Church to Concert Series

Jason grew up singing on the farm and in church each Sunday.  It led him to make it a career.  But there’s much more to…

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One of the Most Famous Americans

His work helped teach an entire nation to read and write within a matter of just a few years.  In a moment we introduce you…

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Lining Up for Repeat Purchases

Marketing and advertising are keys to getting a product known and bought by consumers.  Perhaps no one did it better than a gentleman from Hasting,…

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Part of the Meal for Troops

It was a part of some meals served to U.S. troops during World War II.  However, you probably don’t associate this drink with life in…

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The Story of Edwin Perkins

Today we say hello to our listeners on KHAS in Hastings, Nebraska.  Residents have probably heard of a man named Edwin Perkins, but have you?…

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Making An Investment in the Future

Shickley, Nebraska is a small town that’s made a big investment in its future.  It’s been an important journey in sharing a story now that’s…

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Dedicated Citizens Creating Positive Change

Today we return to a small town in Nebraska, five years after we first shared their story of how dedicated local citizens can create amazing…

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Willa Cather’s Hometown

This place owes much of it’s identity to someone who passed away in 1947.  As the years passed, holding on to that history became more…

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Important Stories To This Town

Perhaps you’ve never heard of Willa Cather.  If not, you should.  She’s a Pulitzer Prize winning author who penned many novels based on her life…

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More Than a Winner on the Field

The goal of just about every coach is to win a game.  That certainly true of this coach, but he’ll tell you the definition of…

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Turning a Team Into a Winner

When this coach took over his new team, they hadn’t won a game the season prior.  In his first season at the helm, they won…

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Coaching At Boys Town

Kevin Kush grew up with the game of football, and today football remains a big part of his life.  However, he could have never imagined…

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Home Away From Home

It’s a home away from home…a place to come when homelife has a formidable set of challenges that keeps a young person from finding hope…

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He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother

You may have heard the phrase, “He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother.”  It became the motto of this place based on a real-life event that…

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Beginnings of Boys Town

When this man saw a need about a century ago, he began his own town to help young men succeed.  Today the name of the…

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An Airplane Born From Tragedy

It’s a plane that was born from tragedy, and interesting, a plane that would go on to haul millions of passengers and help win battles…

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